Custom Made Bonnets For Horses

Section: Why you need a horse fly bonnet

Section: Where to get one

Section: How to choose the right size bonnet for your

horse Takeaway: Make life easier with a horse fly bonnet, yours will be custom made just for your horse.

Every equestrian should have a horse fly bonnet. They are an excellent way to protect your horse and yourself from the painful bites of horse flies, mosquitoes, and other insects. Tying a fly bonnet around your horse’s face can help to keep biting insects out of his eyes and ears. Just be sure to secure it tightly so the insect doesn’t get tangled up in his mane or tail. If you have a particularly ornery horse, there are special fly masks designed to prevent him from trying to rub off the fly bonnet. You can also place the mask over his eyes so that he can’t see what he is doing if he tries to remove it on his own. You can buy an equine fly bonnet at any tack store, and they are very affordable. If you don’t have one, it would be a good idea to get one for your next ride.

What is the best bonnet size for my horse? Bonnets come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. It’s sometimes hard to know Many people don’t realize that horse bonnets are sized differently than helmets. Here is a quick guide to help you choose the right size for your horse: Measurements are given in inches and refer to length along the center of the bonnet.

1/2 = 12-13″

3/4 = 13-15″

1 = 15-17″

1 1/4 = 16-18″

1 1/2 = 17-19″

1 3/4 = 18-20″

2 = 20-22″ 2

1/4= 21-23″

2 1/2 = 22-24″


When choosing a horse fly bonnet, there is a lot to think about. There are many different brands and styles of insect bonnets on the market today, but they all share these common traits: UV protection. UV rays can damage your horse’s skin and eyes. A Fly Bonnet provides excellent protection against these damaging rays. Protection against flies and other biting insects. Different designs offer varying degrees of protection from flies, mosquitoes, bees, and other stinging insects. Comfort for your horse. They need to be comfortable to wear – otherwise they won’t like wearing them and will try to remove them! Therefore, most bonnets provide adjustable straps that allow the bonnet to fit snuggly against the horses head. Whether you choose a Fly Mask or Fly Masks (with ears) is entirely up to you and what you feel would be best for your horse. However, if you want your horsefly bonnet to last then it needs to fit correctly so that it doesn’t rub or catch on anything causing tears and holes in them, which happens very easily when they are made of such fine material as ours are! We have designed our Horsefly Bonnets with this in mind; we create each one by hand using high quality materials.

Horse ear bonnets are available in many colors and have a wide range of prices. The more you spend, the more intricate the stitching, embellishments and the details of the hat will be. The best way to choose the right bonnet for your horse is to go down to your local stables and see what kind they are wearing or even just look at pictures.